Translation of "sack" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /sæk/ us /sæk/ informal

a large, strong bag used to carry or keep things

ずだ袋, 大袋
a sack of potatoes
get the sack UK informal

When someone gets the sack, they are told to leave their job.

解雇される, くびになる
He got the sack from his last job.
verb uk /sæk/ us /sæk/ UK informal also UK/US fire

to tell someone to leave their job

~を解雇する, くびにする
He was sacked for being late.

(Translation of “sack” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)